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Maidenhead United FC News

Assistant manager Dereck Brown admitted the management team were beginning to sound like a broken record after United's 2-1 defeat to Gosport Borough at York Road on Saturday.

The home side missed a golden chance to take the lead when Dave Tarpey scooped over the bar in the fifth minute before Lee Wort fired the visitors in front in the 12th


19:02 Sat 28 Mar 2015
Dave Tarpey Maidenhead United 1, Gosport Borough 2 Maidenhead United produced a spirited performance that once again failed to match the result as they went down 2-1 at home to promotion chasing Gosport Borough. Lee Wort fired
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10:00 Fri 27 Mar 2015
Johnson Hippolyte Johnson Hippolyte has defended his managerial record at York Road after the revelation this week that he is set to move on in the summer after eight years in the role. The United manager claims
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17:46 Wed 25 Mar 2015
Griffin Maidenhead United have announced that plans to install an artificial pitch at York Road have been pushed back 12 months. The club is a keen supporter of the drive to install synthetic pitches across the
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12:30 Fri 27 Mar 2015
Drax With Maidenhead United manager Johnson 'Drax' Hippolyte's tenure at York Road set to end in the summer, we asked is it time for him to go. Out of 100 voters, three quarters said 'yes' it
16:15 Thu 26 Mar 2015
Johnson Hippolyte Johnson 'Drax' Hippolyte has refuted claims in last week's Advertiser that he'd been axed by the club after failing to get results. The long-serving Magpies boss insists it was a mutual decision to call time
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16:15 Tue 24 Mar 2015
Drax Maidenhead United manager Johnson 'Drax' Hippolyte was not impressed with our 'dr-axed' headline. Dan Darlington interviews the Magpies boss in the latest SportsTALK podcast and there is also a round-up of all the latest football
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17:14 Thu 26 Mar 2015
Reading FC Reading have swooped to make their second loan signing in 24 hours by capturing Crystal Palace striker Kwesi Appiah until the end of the season. The Ghana international follows Chelsea youngster Nathan Ake to the
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12:00 Wed 18 Mar 2015
Steve Clarke Reading's historic run to the FA Cup semi-finals forms the focus of this week's SportsTALK as we look back at Monday's 3-0 win over Bradford City. Graeme and Dan cast their eye over the game
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18:45 Sat 28 Mar 2015
Maidenhead Unted's Reece Tison-Lascaris challenges Slough Town's Reece Yorke at York Road on Saturday Hitchin Town 5, Slough Town 2 Reece Yorke's early dismissal proved costly as Slough Town crashed to a 5-2 defeat at Hitchin Town. Poor marking from a corner saw Lucas Kirkpatrick head the home side
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08:53 Mon 30 Mar 2015
wycombe wand A solitary Aaron Pierre strike was enough to give Wycombe Wanderers a vital 1-0 win away at Dagenham and Redbridge on Saturday. The centre half prodded home in the 64th minute to gift the Blues
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Maidenhead United FC News

Maidenhead United FC York RoadMaidenhead United FC play their football in the Blue Square South League and have done since winning promotion to the division in 2007/08.

Nicknamed The Magpies, their home is York Road, a ground that has historical significance as it is recognised as the oldest continuously used football ground in the world.

Boss Johnson Hippolyte has been in charge of the club since 2006 when he took over following the departure of Carl Taylor.

Hippolyte, or Drax as he is well known, is a manager who looks to give youth a chance and he has built a squad based on exciting young talent.

Maidenhead United have struggled in recent seasons, however, and finished the 2011/12 season in the relegation zone but they survived the drop due to a reprieve.

Despite their struggles in the league in that season, they did enjoy a superb run in the FA Cup where they reached the first round proper.

A crowd of just under 3,000 saw them draw 1-1 with League 2 side Aldershot at York Road, they went on to lose 2-0 in the replay.

Return to our Maidenhead United FC page for all the latest football scores, transfer news, pre-match coverage and post-match reaction.


Club: Maidenhead United FC

Nickname: The Magpies

Formed: 1870

Ground: York Road

League: Blue Square South

Chairman: Peter Griffin

Manager: Johnson Hippolyte

Twitter: @MUFCYorkRoad

Website: www.pitchero.com/clubs/maidenheadunited